#FreeSowore: Nigerians Blast Buhari, Condemn Sowore’s Arrest

#FreeSowore: Nigerians Blast Buhari, Condemn Sowore’s Arrest

Nigerians are calling for the release of human rights activist and pro-democracy campaigner, Omoyele Sowore, following his arrest by operatives of the Department of State Services. Using #Freesowore hashtag on Twitter, many Nigerians slammed President Muhammadu Buhari for trying to use the DSS to silence Sowore. Sowore is spearheading a series of nationwide demonstrations tagged ‘#RevolutionNow Days of Rage’ to protest bad governance in Nigeria. The DSS invaded Sowore’s apartment in the early hours of Saturday with four trucks, seizing his phones and other electronic gadgets. His whereabouts are currently…

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